New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1890. Hardcover. Good / no jacket. Item #83500
D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1884. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. First edition. 351 p. Selected and Arranged by Nathan Sheppard. "By means of a systematic selection of passages from the various writings of Charles Darwin, the reader of this volume is enabled to grasp readily the scope of Darwin's argument as to the origin and evolution of species." Published less than two years after Darwin's death in 1882. 12mo. Original red cloth binding, with gilt titles and decorative black stamping. Soiling and rubbing to cloth mostly on cover and tail of spine. Mild wear and bumps to edges.